Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace late night / early morning trains to / from Burnham / Taplow from Monday 6 to Wednesday 8 January

Start date
06/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Newbury

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Wednesday morning.

As a result, the following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

Monday and Tuesday:

  • The 22:51 Newbury to London Paddington service.
  • The 23:52 London Paddington to Reading service.

Tuesday and Wednesday:

  • The 00:17 Reading to London Paddington service.
  • The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service.
  • The 05:08 Reading to London Paddington service. Customers for this train should use later services.

Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow, except for the 05:08 Reading to London Paddington (see advice above).

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.